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Throbbing pain in palm of hand

A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Inflammation: Some kind of an inflammation must be causing the pain, redness or tingling?, it may be tendinitis, a soft tissue injury, gout, fracture. Only way is t... Read More
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Dr. Toni Lin
Dr. Toni Linanswered
Specializes in Hand Surgery
Early Trigger finger: Sounds like the early stages of a trigger finger, before it starts to catch. See if you have a tender spot on your palm, at the base of your pinky wh... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 30 years experience
Be seen: I would encourage you to be seen. While there are many possibilities that could represent minimal injuries, you may very well have ruptured one if th... Read More
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Dr. Carol Stauffer-munekata
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Get an X-Ray: See your PCM or go to an Urgent Care for an evaluation and X-ray. Your wrist is sprained and may be fractured. Ace wrap, elevation, and Ice the area... Read More
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Dr. Mark Hutchinson
Orthopedic Surgery 35 years experience
Flexor tendon: You may have ruptured a flexor tendon or suffered a jersey finger. It should be checked
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Glusker
Neurology 48 years experience
Hand pain: The short answer to your question is yes. The longer answer is that there are various sources of hand painn, ranging from the spine to the thoracic o... Read More
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Dr. Raymond Raven
Hand Surgery 25 years experience
Absolutely: Cervical spine issues can cause the symptoms you describe. It all depends on the level of the nerve root(s) involved. However, the most common cause... Read More
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Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 30 years experience
Possibly: Yes, the nerves that supply your hand run through the neck and compression in the neck can therefore cause hand pain and/or numbness. The other main ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vipool Vic Goradia
29 years experience
Yes that could be: Most likely this is due to arthritis. However if you have had any injury it could represent ligament or tendon damage. You should see an orthopedic ha... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Rodrigues
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Yes .. YOU can!!!: Think flesh=muscles/tissue and not bone/ligament/disc/nerves with chronic pain! cts can be self cured with a self-care with a wellness program of vits... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 32 years experience
Trauma carpal tunnel: Arthritis degenerative or rheumatoid peripheral neuropathy and compressive neuropathof hand elbow or neck general answer fora generaL question more ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Troy Reyna
Pediatric Surgery 45 years experience
You shouldn't: Hand pain in a hand containing an IV could indicate infiltration of the iv. It is a relative indication to remove the IV and restart elsewhere if it i... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Toni Lin
Dr. Toni Linanswered
Specializes in Hand Surgery
Breaks or fatter pen: If you hand hurts from writing for long periods of time, try to take breaks and stretch your fingers back. A fatter/wider pen may help if you have ce... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Geriatrics 31 years experience
Yes but . . .: Poorly controlled diabetes can lead to nerve damage than can result in peripheral (diabetic) neuropathy which is often described as burning, numb, tin... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Troy Reyna
Pediatric Surgery 45 years experience
Bone doctor: Orthopedic surgeon who may or not be a specialist in hand.
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